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Publetariat Dispatch: KDP Select – Is It Worth It?

In today’s Publetariat Dispatch, Duolit team member Shannon O’Neil shares her experiences and lessons learned from participation in Amazon’s KDP Select program. As if it wasn’t difficult enough for us to keep up with our social media accounts, emails and writing — the authors’ life also calls for us to stay on top of ever-changing […]

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Publetariat Dispatch: My Brief Experiment Going Off KDP Select: At Least I Got This Nifty Blog Piece Out Of It!

In today’s Publetariat Dispatch, indie author M. Louisa Locke shares her experiences during a hiatus from Amazon’s KDP Select program. So… I lasted only a month off of KDP Select.  It was an eye-opening experience. I knew that I would lose sales on  Amazon without the borrows and KDP free days to keep my books […]

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Publetariat Dispatch: If You Think Amazon Is Gouging You On Delivery Costs, It’s Only Because You Didn’t Do The Math Up Front

In today’s Publetariat Dispatch, Publetariat founder and Editor in Chief April L. Hamilton explains Amazon delivery costs, and why self-publishers should do the math on them up front. I’m seeing some online noise lately from authors who are outraged at the  “delivery costs” being deducted from their KDP book royalties. These  authors are posting angry […]

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Publetariat Dispatch: Why Being In The KDP Select Is Not A Bad Business Decision — For Me.

In today’s Publetariat Dispatch, author M. Louisa Locke discusses her experiences with Amazon KDP Select. My two historical mysteries, Maids of Misfortune and Uneasy Spirits,  have come to the end of their first 3 months as part of the KDP Select  program, and I have decided to re-enroll them. I know that a good number  […]

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